Admit it. Some mornings you’ll follow the Atkins diet until lunchtime, then switch to the low GI diet and enjoy a rye bread sandwich, before deciding that you’re going to go ‘Paleo’, because then you’ll be able to have steak for dinner.

Sticking to one diet prescription can be extremely challenging, which why we decided to pull together some of our favourite diet quotes, to help put our weight loss concerns into context.

At HuffPost UK Lifestyle, we definitely believed that a problem shared, is a problem halved — and we take the same approach to desserts. Every brownie has two forks!

Do you have any wise words about dieting? If so, let us know in the comments below.